Two dead gulls declared carriers of avian influenza, in the English Channel

Two dead gulls were found in Montmartin-sur-Mer (Manche), near Coutances. Analyzes showed, Saturday June 11, 2022, that the two birds were carriers of the avian influenza virus (not to be confused with avian influenza, the name given to the disease caused in humans by this virus). A “highly pathogenic” virus Other tests are in progress […]

La Nación / Health ratifies that the increase in cases of COVID-19 was already expected

The office manager of the Health Surveillance Directorate, Sandra Irala, pointed out this Tuesday that the increase in cases of COVID-19 had been expected for a few months and highlighted the importance of continuing with the established care to avoid massive contagion with respiratory viruses. “There is a projection of an increase in cases, that […]

Influenza epidemic activity continues to decline in Portugal

The National Institute of Health’s Influenza Epidemiological Surveillance Bulletin. Ricardo Jorge (INSA) points out “a decrease in the detection of cases of infection by the flu virus in the last three weeks” and an “excess mortality from all causes”. In week 19 (May 9 to 15), the Portuguese Network of Influenza Diagnosis Laboratories (Hospitals) […]

110,000 doses of the influenza vaccine arrived in Cali, how can you access it?

110,000 doses of the biological agent against seasonal influenza arrived in the city of Cali to vaccinate children, the elderly, pregnant women and the population with a diagnosis of risk. This vaccine is part of the Expanded Immunization Program (PAI) and is free for boys and girls from 6 to 23 months of age, pregnant […]

Flu: who got vaccinated at the end of 2021 should get vaccinated again? | Health

Opening of the National Influenza Vaccination Campaign.© Arquivo/Gilberto Marques/Government of the State of São Paulo Everyone who did not receive the immunizer in 2021 can be vaccinated At the end of 2021, amid the emergence of the new Ômicron variant of Covid-19, the Brazilian population had to deal with another problem: an unusual flu outbreak […]

El Paso community concerned about rising flu cases

(NOTICIAS YA).-Experts assure that the influenza season has advanced this year compared to previous years Parents of our community have been concerned about the increase in cases of influenza in minors… Such is the case of Josue Rodriguez. According to health experts, the flu season is usually from October to May. Statistics from the control […]

First human infection in China, H3N8 bird flu | Reuters

On April 26, the National Health Commission of China announced that the transmission of H3N8 avian influenza to humans was confirmed for the first time. The photo was taken in Hong Kong in April 2013 (2022 Reuters / Bobby Yip) [Beijing, 26th Reuters]–The China National Health and Health Commission announced on the 26th that the […]

Covid19, variant Xe: from symptoms to contagiousness, what we know

6/11 ©Getty Besides fevercontinued cough and loss of smell and taste, were also included in the list shortness of breath, feeling tired or exhausted and a sore body sensation. It’s still headachesore throat, stuffy or runny nose, loss of appetite and diarrhea. As experts specify, the symptoms can be very similar to those of the […]

Bertioga starts flu vaccination for people over 60 this Thursday (31)

Starting this Thursday (31) the flu vaccine will be available at all Basic Health Units (UBSs) and Family Health Strategies (ESFs) for people over 60 years of age in Bertioga, on the coast of São Paulo ( SP). The action takes place from 9 am to 4 pm. According to the city hall, to receive […]

how to recognize it (and how to behave)

The pandemic has made us perhaps more hypochondriacs. The fear of getting infected is so strong that a stomach ache is often enough to immediately trigger the rush to the tampon. But the experts reassure: the SarsCov 2, now widespread in the Omicron 2 variant, is not the only virus circulating in this period. Instead, […]